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Robert E Boyle in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of Robert E Boyle of 45 Onslow Square, Kensington, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Robert E

Last name

Boyle

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

43

Birth year

1838

Occupation

Lieutenant Colonel Active List Bengal Army

Birth town

Birth county

Birth place

Italy

Street

45 Onslow Square

Town

Parish

Kensington

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Kensington

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Elizabeth M G

Last name

Boyle

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

46

Birth year

1835

Occupation

-

Birth place

Scotland

First name(s)

Mary H

Last name

Boyle

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

41

Birth year

1840

Occupation

-

Birth place

Scotland

First name(s)

Helen J

Last name

Boyle

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

36

Birth year

1845

Occupation

-

Birth place

Scotland

First name(s)

Jessie

Last name

Rutherford

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

30

Birth year

1851

Occupation

Cook

Birth place

Scotland

First name(s)

Annie

Last name

Campbell

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

30

Birth year

1851

Occupation

Housemaid

Birth place

Scotland

First name(s)

Eliza

Last name

Luke

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Parlour Maid

Birth place

Butleigh, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Harriet

Last name

Burton

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Parlour Maid

Birth place

Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England

About the 1881 England Wales and Scotland Census

When the 1881 census was taken on April 3rd, the total population of England, Wales and Scotland was recorded as 29,707,207. The First Boer War ended only weeks before the 1881 census.

As with any historical research, the golden rule of family history is to check the original record, or "primary source", wherever possible. We have provided clear images of the original census enumeration books for you to view once you've found the right family in the indexes.

When using census returns, once you have located your ancestor in the census, you should then view the original images to validate your findings. The image of the original document will also help you see the household in the context of surrounding households as all the information will be provided in one clear place, as it was originally written down.

The original documents would have been given to your ancestor several days before 3 April, and the head of household would have been asked to fill in the details for anyone who would have been residing at that address on the census date. If the head of the household was unable to read or write, the enumerator - a literate person who would be collecting the census forms - would help fill in the details. Because of this, however, you may note mistakes that were made, such as name spellings. It should also be noted that many people were often economical with the truth when it came to their ages.

Note: the census includes details of people resident in docked vessels and institutions such as prisons, workhouses, hospitals, and barracks, as well as individual households.

See the whole Boyle family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Robert E Boyle and 7 other people

Boyle family summary

NAME
Robert E Boyle
BORN
1838
BIRTH COUNTY
-
ADDRESS IN 1881
Kensington, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
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